THE CREATIVE ARTS
Pupils in Year 3 upwards enjoy specialist subject teaching in their Art lessons. Children experience working in both 2D and 3D using a variety of different mediums including clay, mosaic, textiles as well as paint and pencil. Art projects involve research of different artists, cultures, movements or events. Curriculum Art lessons take place each week, additionally children can access a number of after school Art clubs, as well as specialist scholarship sessions.
The Art dept provides structured learning, balanced with space for personal exploration.
The accumulation of technical skills and contextual knowledge, balanced with growing self-awareness of what it is to be a creative being.
Our aim is to enable individual pupils to make appropriate choices regarding materials and processes and to be empowered towards making a personal, creative response.